Wire Watch: Oct. 17-24


Kaitlin Cho, A&E Reporter

Visiting Writers Reading Series: Camille Dungy

Thursday, Oct. 17, 7 p.m., Kimball Theatre in Hunter Conservatory.

Camille Dungy, award-winning poet and professor, is coming to Whitman College to talk about and read some of her work. This event is free and open to the public.


Coming Out Stories and Open Mic

Friday, Oct. 18, 7 p.m., Reid Coffeehouse in Reid Campus Center.

Come listen to members of the Whitman community share their experiences with coming out and feel welcome to speak about your own. 


A View From Mali

Monday, Oct. 21, 4 p.m., Auditorium in Olin Hall.

The director and staff members of the Tandana Foundation, based in Mali, are hosting a moderated discussion about their community development work in Mali. This event is free and open to the public.


Dia de Los Muertos Festival – Day Two

Sunday, Oct. 20, 11:00 a.m., Main Street in Walla Walla.

Come and dance, listen to music, view community altars and partake in art activities. Food vendors will be available with food for purchase. This event is free and open to the public.


Playing With Fire (After Frankenstein)

Thursday, Oct. 24, 8 p.m., Alexander Stage in Harper Joy Theatre.

“Playing With Fire (After Frankenstein),” written by Barbara Field and directed by Annaliese Baker, poses numerous difficult questions and conflicts, ranging from the relationship between parent and child to the meaning of good and evil.